Tucked underneath a cinema screen and down a narrow stairway, the Lido Jazz Room boasts live music every Friday and Saturday, 8pm – 10pm, from the best jazz players in town. Inspired by iconic Manhattan jazz bars of the 80s, the Lido Jazz Room seats 40 guests alongside the in-house piano and drum kit. Sonny Rehe, owner of Fitzroy’s Uptown Jazz Café, curates the gig guide with both local and visiting acts being featured. 


*Members and Student Concession only.

Alexander Nettelbeck Quartet
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Exploring a world of styles and influences from jazz to latin, funk, drum n bass and soul with a fresh and open musical approach the New Impromptu Quartet comprises pianist Alexander Nettelbeck , bassist Conrad Henderson and drummer Andrew Horneman. Joining the group for this show will be guitarist Mikey Chan. The New Impromptu Quartet's range is diverse: energetic danceable grooves, deep rhythmic bass lines and driving percussion characterise the quartet's sound. The band will be playing a selection of arrangements of some of their favourite standards along with original compositions.

Duration: 120 minutes
The Michelle Nicolle Quartet
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“Michelle Nicolle stands above any other Jazz singer in the
country...” – Weekend Australian

Award winning jazz vocalist, Michelle is undoubtedly one of the most talented, creative and original jazz voices this country has ever produced. Having released 8 CDs and touring extensively throughout Australia and Internationally, Michelle is not only known as an improvising musician. She is loved for her ability to get to the heart of a song, stripping away the inessential and finding new meaning in lyrics written in a bygone era.

“I have loved Michelle Nicolle’s singing perpetually and without ceasing since first I heard her. Michelle is a singer born to charm, enlighten and seduce through music.” – Kurt Elling (2012)

Michelle Nicole – vocals
Geoff Hughes – guitar
Tom Lee – bass
Ronny Ferella – drums

Duration: 120 minutes